Rajeev Gupta Principal Scientist, Theme Leader-Genomics & Trait Discovery, ICRISAT, India
Dr. Rajeev Gupta, an American national, is a Principal Scientist and working as a Theme Leader for Trait Discovery and Pre-breeding at ICRISAT. Dr. Gupta has a PhD in Plant Molecular Biology from University of Cambridge. UK. Prior to joining ICRISAT, he was Research Scientist (Lead) at DuPont Pioneer, USA, since 2003, He also worked at the University of California, Berkeley, USA during 1997-2003 as Post-doctoral Researcher and Assistant Specialist. He worked as Research Fellow at the Punjab Agriculture University (PAU) and as Agricultural Development Officer, Punjab State Government, India during 1991-1993.